Interview with Brewster Kahle (aged 33) conducted by Dave Marvit, in Cambridge Massachusetts, November 28, 1992. Interview held at the newly-created WAIS Incorporated, "three blocks from Harvard Square". Runtime is roughly 2 hours. Topics covered include: History of WAIS Definition of Wide Area Information Server (WAIS) Technology Early experiments of WAIS-like services; what went right and wrong Working at Thinking Machines Corporation Devising Search Algorithms Early advancements in... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: Brewster Kahle, WAIS, Search, Thinking Machines, Connection Machine, Algorithms
Bilateral Form; ISDA Credit Support Annex to The Schedule to The ISDA Master Agreement. Wide Area Information Servers Project Documentation, Scanned and uploaded in 2013. Topics: WAIS, Internet History
Brewster Kahle's lecture on WAIS about 2 months after the open-source version was launched on the Internet. This was the first Internet Publishing system and just pre-dated gopher and the World Wide Web. This was recorded at Xerox PARC in California favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: WAIS, Internet History
Wide Area Information Servers Project Documentation, Scanned and uploaded in 2013. Wide Area Information Servers Concepts was a paper that was widely distributed that painted some of the vision for the project. It had many of the features that came prominent in the World Wide Web (document identifiers), Altavista/Google (Internet based search engines), Siri (searching multiple servers at once in different ways), client-server systems, payment systems, Reddit (distributed editors to play a role... Topics: WAIS, Internet History, personal workstations, Charlie Bedard, Franklin Davis, Tom Erlickson, Carl...